Wisdom consists in doing the next thing you have to do, doing it with your whole heart, and finding delight in doing it.
What you really are is an extension of the power that created the whole Universe.
I think there is only one quality worse than hardness of heart, and that is softness of head.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!
If you want to work on your art, work on your life.
Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos—the trees, the clouds, everything.
In the case of good books, the point is not how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.
If writers were good businessmen, they’d have too much sense to be writers.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.